Beinn Bheoil (Highland)

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  • Translation : Hill of the mouth
  • Height : 1019m
  • OS Grid : NN517717

Beinn Bheoil is a munro located in the area Loch Linnhe to Loch Ericht in Highland region. It forms a long ridge running from north to south between Ben Alder and Loch Ericht. Compared to its neighbour, Beinn Bheoil is a modest hill but with steep slopes sliding directly into the loch.

Features of the area

Highland Group

Highland is one of Scotland’s 32 unitary council areas. It is the largest local government area in both Scotland and the United Kingdom as a whole.

The area was created as a two-tier region in 1975 with Highland Region being divided into eight districts, Badenoch and Strathspey, Caithness, Inverness, Lochaber, Nairn, Ross and Cromarty, Skye and Lochalsh and Sutherland.

In 1996, Highland Regional Council and the district councils were wound up and their functions were transferred to a new Highland Council. It borders Moray, Aberdeenshire, Perth and Kinross, and Argyll and Bute.

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